Enjoy an insider's pass to the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival and join a film historian who guides you through a remarkable range of cinematography, from independent films to Hollywood features.

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Toronto International Film Festival

6 days from $5,290

Enjoy an insider's pass to the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival and join a film historian who guides you through a remarkable range of cinematography, from independent films to Hollywood features.

or Call 855-330-1542

SPECIAL OFFER

Save $250 per person when you book by May 27, 2022!

Special Air Rates & Services: As part of our special air program, FlexAir, available with this tour, you can choose from a wide variety of flight options. Visit the Tour Details tab and click on "Special Air Rates/Services" drop down. 

Overview

Universally regarded as an ideal platform to premiere films, The Toronto International Film Festival has proven to be one of the most successful cinematic events in the world. The centerpiece of the festival is the dramatic TIFF Bell Lightbox, featuring five state-of-the-art screening theaters, stunning public spaces, and an extensive film library. Join us at this exciting international film event where you’ll meet renowned film historian Marc Glassman who will guide you through a remarkable range of cinematography, from independent feature films to compelling documentaries and interactive lectures.

Highlights Include:

  • Exclusive talks by Smithsonian Journeys Expert and historian Marc Glassman
  • Individual and Gala film screenings scheduled throughout the program
  • Accommodations at the deluxe InterContinental Toronto Centre for five nights
  • Welcome reception and dinner at the hotel
  • Farewell dinner at a popular Toronto restaurant

Can't be topped! Consistent quality and services. 

- Ann R.

Itinerary

Day 1 — Arrive in Toronto

Arrive in Toronto and independently transfer from Pearson International Airport to the InterContinental Toronto Centre hotel. Approximate transfer time is 35 minutes with check-in available after 3:00 PM. Meet your Smithsonian Journeys Expert, Marc Glassman, for a welcome reception. Opening remarks and dinner follow in the hotel. Your personalized official industry passes will be handed out this evening along with a full schedule of screenings. (R,D)

Day 2 —Individual Film Screenings

This morning enjoy a full breakfast and remarks by your Smithsonian Journeys Expert in preparation for the day’s films. Spend the remainder of your morning at leisure and attend film screenings on your own this afternoon and evening. (B)

Day 3 —Individual Screenings and Gala Screening

After breakfast and a presentation by Marc Glassman and a guest lecturer, you will be fully prepared for today's films. The balance of the morning is free of planned activities. This afternoon and evening, attend screenings independently. (B)

Day 4 —Individual Film Screenings

Enjoy a full breakfast buffet and prepare for the day's screenings by attending presentations given by your Smithsonian Journeys Expert and a guest lecturer. The rest of the day is at leisure to attend the Festival's offerings on your own. This evening gather for the short walk to to this evening’s Gala screening. (B)

Day 5 —Film Screenings and Farewell Dinner

Prepare for the day with a full breakfast and remarks by Marc Glassman and a guest lecturer. After an independent afternoon of film screenings, join fellow travelers and your Smithsonian Journeys Expert at a popular local restaurant for a festive farewell dinner and recap of the films seen. (B,D)

Day 6 — Depart Toronto

Depart from the hotel individually for Toronto Pearson International Airport.

Included meals are denoted as follows: Breakfast (B), Lunch (L), Reception (R), Dinner (D)